Brief Comment On The Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending Carbon Tax Compensation) Bill 2017

14 July 2017, COTA Submissions
July 2017 - COTA opposes the Bill, just as we opposed the 2016 Budget Measure, because removing access to the very modest Energy Supplement for new income support recipients and pensioners will impact negatively and inequitably on those least able to bear it, including older people.